Swieqi United moved back in third place thanks to a 3-0 win over Pieta’ Hotspurs at the Centenary Stadium in one of the two matches from the BOV Challenge League in programme on Saturday.
Jeremy Micallef put Swieqi ahead on the 5th, Ebenezer Tejumola Ayorinde eight minutes in the second half and Anto Okamura sealed the issue with a third goal nine minutes from time.
In another match, Zebbug Rangers collected three precious points thanks to a 6-2 win over Qrendi.
Clive Gauci put Zebbug ahead on the 5th minute. Daniel Mariano Bueno converted a penalty on the 7th but a Kevaughn Atkinson penalty on the 9th restored the lead for Zebbug. Atkinson made it 3-1 on the 27th and four minutes in the second half, Clive Gauci increased the lead. John Micallef made it 5-1 on the 67th. Andrew Agius reduced the gap on the 74th but goals Shaun Bugeja scored Zebbug’s sixth goal two minutes in added time.